Castle Peak 14,265

Castle Peak 14,265

Some days, it pays to have a magic carpet. Even better if that magic carpet features kevlar tires and a powerful engine. On this particular morning, we set out for the trail head at the top of the Castle Creek road in the 4×4. After turning onto the four wheel...
Culebra Peak 14,047

Culebra Peak 14,047

  Culebra Peak is located in the Sangre de Cristo mountain range and is the southernmost 14er.  It is on private land and you must get a permit to access the mountain.  The ranch allows 30 people on Friday and Saturday to hike, at $150 per person. I arrived at...
Mt Evans 14,265

Mt Evans 14,265

  Monday, July 6, 2015 We had planned on hiking from the Summit Lake trailhead.  About a 5 mile loop and fairly easy hike. Unfortunately, the road to Mt Evans was closed due to construction so we had to start much lower at the Echo Lake trailhead.  (Our 5 mile...